Katy Perry, Catholic Church Win $10M In Convent Sale Trial

Law360, Los Angeles (December 4, 2017, 3:55 PM EST) -- A California jury awarded $10 million in punitive damages to Katy Perry and the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Los Angeles on Monday after finding that a real estate developer acted with malice in interfering with the pop star's planned $14.5 million purchase of a sprawling empty convent.

Monday's verdict is the second in the case, following a mid-November decision awarding about $5 million in combined attorneys' fees to Perry’s The Bird Nest LLC and the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Los Angeles after jurors found developer Dana Hollister interfered...
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